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    Sale 12037

    Interiors

    8 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 322

    TWO LOETZ IRIDESCENT DIMPLED GLASS VASES

    CIRCA 1900, VASE WITH EVERTED NECK ENGRAVED LOETZ AUSTRIA

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    Estimate

    TWO LOETZ IRIDESCENT DIMPLED GLASS VASES
    CIRCA 1900, VASE WITH EVERTED NECK ENGRAVED LOETZ AUSTRIA
    The ‘Medici’ vase decorated with iridescent splashes; the bronze-coloured vase with everted neck decorated with irregular iridescent banding
    Both 7 in. (17.8 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Christie's Geneva, 8th May 1988, Lot 251 (signed vase)


    Literature

    Literature: Helmut Ricke et al, Lötz, Böhmisches Glas 1800-1940, Band 1 Werkmonographie (Munich, 1989) p. 152 cat.142 (‘Medici’ vase decoration and form illustrated)